One Year In Mission: St. John Baptist De La Salle School Addis Ababa, Oromia, Ethiopia The Saint John Baptist De La Salle School is an award-winning institution that brings together both students from affluent families and students affected by HIV. The school demonstrates effective programming to dispel the prejudices many people hold against HIV affected individuals. Thanks to their innovative academic program, students receive high grades on national tests and therefore are granted admission to the best public universities. Additionally, over 300 students who work during the day attend night classes. At the end of their studies, successful graduates receive state-certified academic credentials.